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Upcoming Event

Class Overview Come join us for Bambini & Me Summer Saturdays in our Grand Avenue Learning Garden! This class welcomes children ages 2-3 to engage in nature play, discovery, and artistic expression alongside a Bennett Day Early Childhood Teacher. Class activities include outdoor nature play, Reggio-inspired art experiences, storytime, and a snack. Calling all caregivers! Come play, learn,…

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Upcoming Event

Class Overview Come join us for Bambini & Me Summer Saturdays in our Grand Avenue Learning Garden! This class welcomes children ages 2-3 to engage in nature play, discovery, and artistic expression alongside a Bennett Day Early Childhood Teacher. Class activities include outdoor nature play, Reggio-inspired art experiences, storytime, and a snack. Calling all caregivers! Come play, learn,…

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Upcoming Event

Class Overview Come join us for Bambini & Me Summer Saturdays in our Grand Avenue Learning Garden! This class welcomes children ages 2-3 to engage in nature play, discovery, and artistic expression alongside a Bennett Day Early Childhood Teacher. Class activities include outdoor nature play, Reggio-inspired art experiences, storytime, and a snack. Calling all caregivers! Come play, learn,…

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Upcoming Event

Class Overview Come join us for Bambini & Me Summer Saturdays in our Grand Avenue Learning Garden! This class welcomes children ages 2-3 to engage in nature play, discovery, and artistic expression alongside a Bennett Day Early Childhood Teacher. Class activities include outdoor nature play, Reggio-inspired art experiences, storytime, and a snack. Calling all caregivers! Come play, learn,…

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School Shouldn’t Suck: Bennett Day School Teachers Share Project-Based Learning Strategies at BOOST Conference

What if school didn’t have to suck? That’s the question posed by Dr. Shannon Hurst, Upper School Science Teacher, and Alex Modica, Upper School Humanities Teacher, during their presentation at the 2024 BOOST Conference. The approach to project-based learning (PBL) at Bennett Day School is not only making school engaging, but it’s also fostering deeper learning, collaboration, and real-world impact.

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Senior Spotlight: Abigail

Throughout her time at Bennett, Abigail has truly made her mark. She will be graduating with an impressive collection of awards, scholarships, and experiences, reflecting her dedication to academics, community, and leadership. In her freshman year, Abigail earned third place in the national Civic Action Project Multimedia Contest with a project on how gentrification affected…

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How to Be a Present and Prepared Parent

As the seasons change, you’ll naturally find yourself thinking about what’s ahead. As parents, we feel the pressures around summer plans, camps, and schedules for our children immediately after the winter holidays. While it can be exciting to embrace the growth that has been had and look forward to the future, it’s important to focus…

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The Problem With “Prep Schools”

Many schools consider themselves places where students “get ready for the ‘real world.’” It is so embedded in what they do that they literally refer to themselves as “Prep Schools.” This thinking dominates so much of adolescence, not only in schooling but in day-to-day life. Consider the question, “What do you want to be when…

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